US President Donald Trump just lately spoke with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
This got here after the Turkish leaders’ win in a referendum on increasing presidential powers.
“President Donald J. Trump spoke today with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey to congratulate him on his recent referendum victory and to discuss the United States’ action in response to the Syrian regime’s use of chemical weapons on April 4th,” a readout dated April 17 which was posted on the White House’s web site said.
“President Trump thanked President Erdogan for supporting this action by the United States, and the leaders agreed on the importance of holding Syrian President Bashar al-Assad accountable,” it added.
The readout additionally said that Trump and Erdogan mentioned the marketing campaign towards ISIS in addition to “the need to cooperate against all groups that use terrorism to achieve their ends.”